Center Offers New Course on Responsible

Conduct of Research

Are you a trainee on a K, F, T, or R grant at IU School of Medicine?   Do you need Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) training?  The NIH requires that recipients of these grants have training in Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR), including 8 hours of face-to-face instruction, above and beyond CITI training or mentorship.

Spring 2018 - the Center for Bioethics along with the Bioethics & Subject Advocacy Program (BSAP) of CTSI will offer a new, 1-credit course that fulfills the NIH’s RCR requirement:

GRDM 506 -  Responsible Conduct of Translational Research.   The course will focus on translational research, is team taught by faculty in the Bioethics and Subject Advocacy Program (BSAP) of the Indiana CTSI, emphasizes case discussion, and is just 8 weeks of 1.5 hours per week, (just Jan and February – ends before spring break).  Meets Wednesdays 2-3:30.

The course director is Sylk Sotto, EdD, MBA (  Any questions, please contact Dr. Sotto.

Upcoming Events


IU Center for Bioethics & IU Center for Global Health Seminar - December 12

Darron R. Brown, MD, MPH will present "The Global Health Services Partnership:  Working as a Peac Corps Physician/Educator in Africa on Tuesday, December 12 at 12:00 noon in Room 121 of the Rotary Building (RO121).

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